SARS has issued a guide on the determination of Medical Scheme Fees Tax Credits and Additional Medical Expenses Tax Credits. This guide provides general guidelines regarding the medical scheme fees tax credit and additional medical expenses tax credit for income tax purposes.
Please click here to view the guide (18 November 2015).
Section 240A of the Tax Administration Act, 2011 (as amended) requires that all tax practitioners register with a recognized controlling body before 1 July 2013. It is a criminal offense to not register with both a recognized controlling body and SARS.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO REGISTER
The Act requires that a minimum academic and practical requirments be set to register with a controlling body. Click here for the minimum requirements of SAIT.